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Engineer Salaries in San Diego, CA

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2,382 SalariesUpdated Dec 9, 2017
Average Base Pay
$88,540/yr
15% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$65K
Low
$89K
Average
$119K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,608
Range$1,481 - $18,918
How much does a Engineer make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Engineer is $88,540 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,382 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Engineer employees in San Diego, CA.

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    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Synthetic Genomics
    $75,500/yr
    Range: $52K - $101K
    2 salaries
    About
    $52K - $101K
    $52K$101K
    VIGOR SYSTEMS
    $105,883/yr
    Range: $101K - $110K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $101K - $110K
    $101K$110K
    Calit2
    $12/hr
    Range: $12 - $13
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $12 - $13
    hourly
    $12$13
    Ortiva Wireless
    $106,111/yr
    Range: $82K - $127K
    4 salaries
    $106,111
    $82K$127K
    Seer
    $77,620/yr
    Range: $74K - $82K
    4 salaries
    $77,620
    $74K$82K
    UC San Diego
    $71,898/yr
    Range: $68K - $77K
    3 salaries
    $71,898
    $68K$77K
    Ortiva Wireless
    $108,639/yr
    Range: $106K - $112K
    3 salaries
    $108,639
    $106K$112K

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    UC San Diego
    $12/hr
    Range: $12 - $13
    2 salaries
    About
    $12 - $13
    hourly
    $12$13
    UC San Diego
    $48,795/yr
    Range: $40K - $57K
    2 salaries
    About
    $40K - $57K
    $40K$57K
    Alcatel-Lucent
    $99,507/yr
    Range: $93K - $105K
    2 salaries
    About
    $93K - $105K
    $93K$105K
    Everyone Counts
    $97,801/yr
    Range: $86K - $110K
    2 salaries
    About
    $86K - $110K
    $86K$110K
    Ortiva Wireless
    $73,567/yr
    Range: $63K - $86K
    2 salaries
    About
    $63K - $86K
    $63K$86K
    About
    $86K - $94K
    $86K$94K
    Madcap Software
    $75,938/yr
    Range: $69K - $84K
    2 salaries
    About
    $69K - $84K
    $69K$84K
    Oracle
    $123,295/yr
    Range: $119K - $128K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $119K - $128K
    $119K$128K
    Hewlett-Packard
    $31/hr
    Range: $30 - $32
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $30 - $32
    hourly
    $30$32
    Qualcomm
    $116,567/yr
    Range: $113K - $121K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $113K - $121K
    $113K$121K
    Qualcomm
    $19/hr
    Range: $19 - $20
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $19 - $20
    hourly
    $19$20
    Qualcomm
    $112,856/yr
    Range: $109K - $117K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $109K - $117K
    $109K$117K
    AECOM
    $35/hr
    Range: $34 - $36
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $34 - $36
    hourly
    $34$36

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $15
    hourly
    An Engineering reported making $15 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Intern
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    Company - Private
    $100,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $88,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $88,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Government
    $100,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $26
    hourly
    An Engineer reported making $26 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
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